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Forum: News 3 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 632
Posted By Brds7t7
While I've never believed the KB2952664 update...

While I've never believed the KB2952664 update was an update for "spying", and nor do I believe MS is dumb enough to force another Windows 10 upgrade on to 7 users again. I still don't get why they...
Forum: News 5 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 632
Posted By Brds7t7
Thought we'd got rid of that nonsense once and...

Thought we'd got rid of that nonsense once and for all! :sick:
I mean what is the point of adding this to an OS which is EOL in 6 months time?? What telemetry do they still need from an OS they...
Forum: News 6 Days Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 607
Posted By Brds7t7
Haven't fired any of those games up since around...

Haven't fired any of those games up since around 2009! :D
Forum: News 1 Week Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 459
Posted By Brds7t7
Since Windows 8 there has been the option of...

Since Windows 8 there has been the option of signing in with a Microsoft account. You can use it to sync settings between devices. Also, Hotmail, OneDrive, etc also use the MS account.

I use...
Forum: News 1 Week Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 6,008
Posted By Brds7t7
No problem mate :thumbsup: KB4503292 is the...

No problem mate :thumbsup:
KB4503292 is the June Windows monthly rollup. I don't install those and just stick with the Security-only updates.

The other is a .NET Framework rollup, those I do...
Forum: News 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 28
Views: 2,445
Posted By Brds7t7
I've always just stuck with the Security-only...

I've always just stuck with the Security-only updates. Never had any issues installing those.
I have had issues in the past trying to install some rollups in a couple of VMs though, so I'm glad I've...
Forum: News 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 28
Views: 2,445
Posted By Brds7t7
Think of it as a beta for you to test Microsoft's...

Think of it as a beta for you to test Microsoft's bork ups for next month! :D
Forum: News 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 28
Views: 2,445
Posted By Brds7t7
I don't install any of the preview updates or...

I don't install any of the preview updates or rollups, so I'll hang on to see if they've fixed it in next month's security update.
Forum: General Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 4,171
Posted By Brds7t7
Don't worry about that update, it's harmless. You...

Don't worry about that update, it's harmless. You can uninstall it without issue, but even if you leave it installed, just tick the "Do not remind me again" box and it won't nag you again.

It's...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 81
Views: 20,446
Posted By Brds7t7
Windows 7 should work fine, the main issue is...

Windows 7 should work fine, the main issue is finding the drivers for them, as the manufacturers might not be making them for 7 anymore. You could always use a site like the Win-Raid forums for help...
Forum: News 07 Jun 2019
Replies: 20
Views: 6,008
Posted By Brds7t7
I haven't actually used it on an existing...

I haven't actually used it on an existing install, as I usually keep mine up to date (although, I do wait a few weeks before installing any MS updates these days). But, I believe it works just as...
Forum: News 06 Jun 2019
Replies: 20
Views: 6,008
Posted By Brds7t7
Ah sorry, I thought that was an error you were...

Ah sorry, I thought that was an error you were encountering while the installer was running! :D

I wouldn't worry about shared folders. It's an easy program to use. Just download the updates (which...
Forum: News 06 Jun 2019
Replies: 20
Views: 6,008
Posted By Brds7t7
Strange, I haven't come across that error before....

Strange, I haven't come across that error before. Are you running the downloader (Updategenerator.exe) or the installer (Updateinstaller.exe)?

Also, are you running it from an Admin account or...
Forum: News 03 Jun 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 553
Posted By Brds7t7
Think I've used it twice in 10 years! :D

Think I've used it twice in 10 years! :D
Forum: News 21 May 2019
Replies: 20
Views: 6,008
Posted By Brds7t7
My only issue with Simplix is that I can't see...

My only issue with Simplix is that I can't see any option of installing the Security-only updates. Only the latest rollups seem to be included in the list of updates.

WSUSOffline has the option of...
Forum: News 20 May 2019
Replies: 20
Views: 6,008
Posted By Brds7t7
I don't bother slipstreaming the updates anymore....

I don't bother slipstreaming the updates anymore. I just keep WSUSOffline up to date every few months.
If I do a clean install, I just run that after to get the Security-only updates installed, then...
Forum: News 17 May 2019
Replies: 20
Views: 6,008
Posted By Brds7t7
The Security-only updates aren't cumulative, you...

The Security-only updates aren't cumulative, you need to install every patch one after the other. Best to make a batch script to automate the task if you need to install many in one go.
If it's a...
Forum: News 02 May 2019
Replies: 1
Views: 779
Posted By Brds7t7
Zuckerberg should try stand-up comedy, because I...

Zuckerberg should try stand-up comedy, because I found all of his speech hilarious! :roflmao:
Forum: News 30 Apr 2019
Replies: 147
Views: 27,167
Posted By Brds7t7
I only run Windows 10 in a Virtual Machine, and...

I only run Windows 10 in a Virtual Machine, and it rarely gets booted up to be honest. I use it for around half an hour before it starts annoying the cr*p out of me! :D
I've got to know my way...
Forum: News 28 Apr 2019
Replies: 22
Views: 1,702
Posted By Brds7t7
I joined it in 2008 (I think), and ditched it...

I joined it in 2008 (I think), and ditched it around 2014. Absolutely no regrets at all. The people I keep in touch with have other ways of contacting me anyway.
I never installed any Facebook apps...
Forum: News 28 Apr 2019
Replies: 147
Views: 27,167
Posted By Brds7t7
To be honest, I don't even worry about software...

To be honest, I don't even worry about software updates that much either. There are certain programmes I keep up to date, but there's still a lot where I'm running older versions. Either because the...
Forum: News 24 Apr 2019
Replies: 22
Views: 1,702
Posted By Brds7t7
Depends on what the user decides to add to each...

Depends on what the user decides to add to each contact. But could include home numbers, mobile numbers, addresses, email addresses, IM usernames.

I don't know how much of the contact info was...
Forum: News 18 Apr 2019
Replies: 22
Views: 1,702
Posted By Brds7t7
Colour me shocked! (He said sarcastically)...

Colour me shocked! (He said sarcastically) :rolleyes:
Forum: News 14 Apr 2019
Replies: 12
Views: 2,636
Posted By Brds7t7
Thanks again NoN. Seems I had already downloaded...

Thanks again NoN. Seems I had already downloaded the reissued update then.

Looks like Avast is also issuing info and updates for their products too:
Avast Knowledge Base...
Forum: News 12 Apr 2019
Replies: 12
Views: 2,636
Posted By Brds7t7
Thanks NoN, I'm not sure if it's a reissued...

Thanks NoN, I'm not sure if it's a reissued update though. I've just downloaded it and it has the same hash and same filename. Usually, if it's reissued it'll contain v2, etc in the filename. Though,...
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